NEWS

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Medicare 101 for new recipients. Next class August 11th. Reservations required.

JamFest is coming! Online Country Store will be open 7/26 - 8/6.

In-person JamFest on August 18 4:00-6:30pm

Our main office is open to visitors. Some support groups and other events will be held in-person. Safety protocols are in effect.

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The Greene County Council on Aging is dedicated to promoting independence and quality of life for Greene County, Ohio, senior citizens and their caregivers. Assistance is available to Greene County residents 60 and over and their caregivers. For information about any of our programs and services, call 937-376-5486 or email us

Summer Crisis Program

If you need assistance paying your electric bill, Ohio's Summer Crisis Program will be available starting July 1. Read more here

COVID-19 Vaccinations (Greene County)

Your last chance to win $1 million in the Vax-a-Million is June 23rd. You must register to win. Read more  If you haven't yet gotten your shot, now is a good time. 

World Elder Abuse Day

June 15th was a day to raise awareness of elder abuse, which has increased during the pandemic. Abuser tactics—isolation, manipulation, and systemic barriers (such as ageism and racism)—put older adults at greater risk for harm. Read more on the Social Security website here

If you feel you are being abused or you know a senior in trouble, contact your Council for assistance. In Ohio, county Departments of Jobs and Family Services are required to investigate reports of suspected abuse, neglect, and exploitation of adults age 60 and older. To report suspected elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in Ohio, contact:

OhioMeansJobs Greene County
581 Ledbetter Rd., Xenia, OH 45385
Phone: (937) 562-6565, (937) 426-1779, (800) 361-4450
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30a-5p
Website: http://ohiomeansjobs.com/greene

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WHAT WE OFFER to Seniors & Caregivers

A New Way to Donate

If you shop at Kroger and use the Kroger Rewards Card, your purchases can help GCCOA. Simply register online and link your Rewards Card to us. More information can be found here

Staying in Touch

Did you know we are on the radio? Learn more

Did you know the Council is on Facebook and YouTube?

You can call us or email us any time: we love to hear from you!

Support Us

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You can raise money for GCCOA just by shopping Amazon Smile or Kroger Community Rewards. Please register and designate GCCOA as your preferred charity. Thank you!

Associations

Member Better Business Bureau and the Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations

Community 

GCCOA is a member of local chambers of commerce